Canadian History Dictionary Caesar Sir Julius 1558-1636 Sat In Parliament 1589-1622
chancellor of the exchequer, 1606; master of the Rolls, 1614-16...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various par...
(Lord Sydenham era) Conducts funeral service of Lord Sydenham,
Entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company about
(General Brock era) Naval victory of, 12.
(Tilley era) Runs against Tilley in St. John, New Brunswick, an...
On the Saskatchewan. A notable place in the annals of
(Samuel de Champlain era) An Indian chief, 29.
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1...
Plan of the Seigneurie House at William Henry. Original MS. A
Cunard Sir Samuel 1787-1865 Born In Halifax His Practical
training fitted him for the important role he was to fill in th...
Burns Robert Easton 1805-1863 Born In Niagara Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1827. Practised at Niagara, St. Catharines, an...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Associated with Pangman and...
Aberdeen John Campbell Hamilton Gordon Seventh Earl Of 1847- A
baronet of Nova Scotia. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Succeeded ...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Strongly favoured by Macdonald; oppo...
See Howse Pass.
Riel Rebellion 1869-1870 The Territorial Rights Of The Hudson's Bay
Company having been transferred to Canada, a surveying party un...
Cook Captain James 1728-1779 Served In Canada During Siege Of
Quebec, 1759. Discovered New Zealand, 1769, and New South Wales...
Garnier De Chapouin
(Samuel de Champlain era) Provincial of Recollets, appoints fou...
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 1842.
Assisted in the organization of the Canadian militia, 1855; raised and
appointed to the command of the Toronto Field Battery, 1856;
brigade-major of the 5th Military District, 1861-1869; saw active
service during the Fenian Raid, 1866. Sent to Red River Settlement to
organize system of surveys, 1869, but was forced to withdraw.
Surveyor-general of Dominion Lands, 1871; deputy-minister of the
interior, 1878; retired, 1881; created C. M. G., 1882. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) His
surveys held responsible for first Riel Rebellion, 69-70. (Egerton Ryerson era)
Surveyor-general, graduate of Victoria College, 144. =Bib.=: Denison,
The Fenian Raid on Fort Erie and Soldiering in Canada. See also
Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
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